|Marriage, Sex, and the Resurrection" - Dr. Jeff Evans|
Dr. Jeff Evans, May 29, 2011, Marriage, Sex, and the Resurrection", Acts 23:6-10, Matthew 22:23-33, Deuteronomy 25:5-6, Luke 20:27-40
Keywords: Dr. Jeff Evans; May 29; 2011; Marriage; Sex; and the Resurrection; Acts 23:6-10; Matthew 22:23-33; Deuteronomy 25:5-6; Luke 20:27-40
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|What Does It Mean To Be Saved? - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Does being saved only mean we get to go to heaven or is there more than that? Are we saved FROM something?
Keywords: What Does It Mean To Be Saved; 2 Corinthians 5:11-6:2; John 3:1-18; Psalm 80:1-19
|Where Did God Come from and How Do We Know He Exists - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Five most convincing proofs that God exists. Nothing comes from nothing. Design points to a designer. Justice, morality and conscience. The existence of supernatural evil suggests its opposite. The testimony of providence, experience and answered prayer.
Keywords: Where Did God Come from and How Do We Know He Exists; Five most convincing proofs that God exists. Nothing comes from nothing. Design points to a designer. Justice; morality and conscience. The existence of supernatural evil suggests its opposite. The testimony of providence; experience and answered prayer; Romans 1:18-20; Exodus 3:14; Romans 2:12-16
|The Flowers and the Weeds - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Just as weeds will grow with no work and a good garden needs much gardening so in the Christian life sin grows by doing nothing. Practicing spiritual disciplines is necessary to grow in righteousness.
Keywords: The Flowers and the Weeds; Proverbs 24:30-34; Isaiah 5:1-7; spiritual growth; spiritual disciplines
|Ephesians - Praising the Wonders of God's Glorious Grace - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
This is the first sermon in a series of sermons preaching through the book of Ephesians verse by verse. It covers Ephesians 1:1-6.
Keywords: Ephesians; Praising the Wonders of God's Glorious Grace; Paul; to the saints; He chose us; predestination; time of our election; purpose of election; cause of our election; grace displayed in election; 2 Timothy 1:8-12; Romans 8:28-30
|Can One Lose Their Salvation - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Some passages in the Bible seem to say that once someone is saved that person is always secure in their salvation. Other passages seem to say that this is not true. If one believes in eternal security how can you reconcile those passages that seem to contradict this? This sermon was preached in response to a specific question which is read in the beginning of the sermon.
Keywords: Can One Lose Their Salvation; Hewbrews 6:1-6; Matthew 24:15-25; eternal security
|Swimming for Shore: Escaping the Cultural Current of Busyness - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Take time to be still and know God.
Keywords: Swimming for Shore Escaping the Cultural Current of Busyness; Isaiah 30:15-18; Isaiah 46:1-7; Psalm 131
|Earnest Prayer, Heartfelt Prayer, Disciplined Prayer, Persistent Prayer - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
This sermon addresses some of the inevitable struggles we encounter whenever we seek to pray in a disciplined way, on a regular basis, at scheduled times and for set periods of time.
Keywords: Praying When You Don't Feel Like It; Psalm 5:1-3; Daniel 6:10-13; II Corinthians 10:1-5
|The Old Testament, the New Testament and the Unchangeable Nature of God - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
How can we reconcile the God of the Old Testament and Jesus? If God never changes, how can can He be the same God.
Keywords: The Old Testament; the New Testament and the Unchangeable Nature of God; Isaiah 61:1-3; Hebrews 13:7-8; Malachi 3:6; God's judgement; Jesus love
|How Can I Know for Sure that I'm Saved? - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Many people believe they are Christians and are justified in the sight of God. But are they really? How do you know?
Keywords: How Can I Know for Sure that I'm Saved; 1 John 5:1-15; Romans 8:1-17; John 20:24-31
|Made Alive by the Spirit of God - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Expository preaching from Ephesians 2:4-5. God saves sinners by His grace. We do not save ourselves.
Keywords: Made Alive by the Spirit of God; Ephesians 2:4-5; John 11:32-48; Ezekiel 37:1-14; Analogy of Jesus raising Lazarus from the dead
|For God So Loved the World He Sent a Person - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
God often uses people to tell us what He wants. In the Incarnation He used the ultimate person, Jesus Christ.
Keywords: For God So Loved the World He Sent a Person; Hebrews 4:14-16; John 1:1-14; Isaiah 64:1-4
|What It Means to Be Saved by Grace - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Looking carefully at this verse line by line. "For if is by grace you have been saved, through faith and this not of yourselves, it is the free gift of God, not of works, so that no one can boast."
Keywords: What It Means to Be Saved by Grace; Ephesians 2:8-9; Isaiah 55:1-13; Titus 3:3-8
|Redemption and the Forgiveness of All Our Sins - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
A word by word look at Ephesians 1:7. If we are in Christ than we have been redeemed and all of our sins have been forgiven.
Keywords: Redemption and the Forgiveness of All of our Sins; Ephesians 1:7-8; Psalm 32:1-5; Colossians 2:13-15
|Chosen and Predestined...to the Praise of His Glory - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Though we can never fully and completely understand predestination and election they are clearly seen in scripture as good things. They are God's plan, His work and His gift.
Keywords: Chosen and Predestined to the Praise of His Glory; Ephesians 1:11-13a; Deuteronomy 7:7-9; John 15:9-17; election; predestination
|What Must I Do To Be Saved? - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Four things that can be seen from Acts 16:31 concerning saving faith.
Keywords: What must I do to be saved; Acts 16:16-34; nature of saving faith; appeal of saving faith; object of saving faith; warrant of saving faith; believe in the lord jesus christ and you will be saved
|Romans Series - Part 1 (Romans 5:1 - 8:39) - Dr. Jeff Evans|
Romans Series - Part 1 (Romans 5:1 - 8:39), Dr. Jeff Evans, Sermons preached on the book of Romans during Evan's term in Honduras
Keywords: Romans Series - Part 1 (Romans 5:1 - 8:39); Dr. Jeff Evans; Sermons preached on the book of Romans during Evan's term in Honduras
|Moving from Regrets of the Past to Anticipation of the Future - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Psalm 13 and the steps that lead us out of remorse and regret to joy. Also, looking at the lives of David (Psalm 51) and Peter (Matthew 26).
Keywords: Moving from Regrets of the Past to Anticipation of the Future; Psalm 51; Psalm 13; Matthew 26:57-75
|Prayer, the Saints Greatest Privilege - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
There are joys and struggles in prayer and serious prayer often brings on a battle with the sin nature and Satan. This sermon provides some insights to help us persevere through and move beyond the hindrances to a prayer-saturated life.
Keywords: Prayer; the Saints Greatest Privilege; Psalm 27; the Gospel; Hannah's prayer; Psalm 5:1-3; Psalm 62:1-8; Romans 8:26-67; 1 Samuel 1:1-18
|The Guarantee of Our Salvation - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
This sermon on Ephesians 1:13-14 details our inclusion in Christ, our sealing with the Promised Holy Spirit and the Spirit as the deposit that guarantees our inheritance.
Keywords: The Guarantee of Our Salvation; Ephesians 1:13-14; Acts 1:1-8; Acts 2:29-41; inclusion; Holy Spirit; Seal; inheritance
|Good, Evil and the Restraining Grace of God (Luke 22:39-54 - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Since evil happens is a good God unable to stop it or is He not so good - OR is there another answer?
Keywords: Good; Evil and the Restraining Grace of God; Luke 22:39-54; Acts 2:22-36; Genesis 45:4-8; Christ Community Bible Church; August 21; 2011
|Jesus, the Theme and Fulfillment of All Scripture (Luke 24:13-35) - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
The key to interpreting the Old Testament is to know that it is all about Jesus.
Keywords: Jesus; Theme; Fulfillment; Scripture; Luke 24:13-35; I Corinthians 10:1-4; Matthew 26:17-29
|Romans Series - Part 1 (Romans 1:1 - 4:25) - Dr. Jeff Evans|
Romans Series - Part 1 (Romans 1:1 - 4:25), Dr. Jeff Evans, Sermons preached on the book of Romans during Evan's term in Honduras
Keywords: Romans Series - Part 1 (Romans 1:1 - 4:25); Dr. Jeff Evans; Sermons preached on the book of Romans during Evan's term in Honduras
|Redemption Planned, Redemption Accomplished, Redemption Applied - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
God is still working out in time and history the details of His eternal plan to bring all things under one head, that is Jesus Christ.
Keywords: Redemption Planned; Redemption Accomplished; Redemption Applied; Ephesians 1:9-10; Galatians 4:1-7; Revelation 13:5-10; sovereign God; eternal plan; mystery of His will; put into effect
|Advent - A Time of Waiting and Spiritual Preparation - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Waiting on the Lord is beneficial to our spiritual growth.
Keywords: Advent; A Time of Waiting and Spiritual Preparation; Romans 8:18-27; Luke 1:5-17; Psalm 130:1-8
|The Critical Importance of Jesus' Ascension (Luke 24:50-53) - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
The ascension and exaltation of Jesus are often overlooked. Jesus is still active even after His ascension.
Keywords: The Critical Importance of Jesus' Ascension; Luke 24:50-53; Acts 1:1-11; Revelation 1:9-18; Matthew 28:16-20
|An Earnest Call to Prayer - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Prayer is the most prominent fruit of faith. It is the key to spiritual vitality and personal transformation.
Keywords: An Earnest Call to Prayer; Colossians 4:2-6; 1 Thessalonians 5:12-18; prayer; revival
|Our Hopes, Our Plans and God's Providence - What to Do When Our Hopes and Desires Fail to Materialize - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
What to do when our hopes and desires and plans get foiled, and we are left wondering what happened and where to go from here.
Keywords: Hopes; Plans; God's Providence; What to Do when our hopes and desires are not met
|The Temptation Resisting Power That Come Through Prayer - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
The Temptation Resisting Power That Comes Through Prayer Matthew 6:5-15, Luke 22:39-46, Dr. Jeff Evans, July 17, 2011
Keywords: Temptation; Prayer; Jeff Evans; Christ Community Bible Church; Luke Series
|Marriage (#2) The Submission of Wives to their Husbands: Stop Fighting, Show Respect - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
A sermon on Ephesians 5:21-24. This sermon explores what "submit to your husbands as to the Lord" means.
Keywords: Marriage; Submission; Wives Husbands; Stop Fighting; Show Respect; Ephesians 5:24; Headship
|If the Son Has Set You Free You Are Free Indeed! - Randy Gehlert|
August 14, 2011, What freedom in Christ looks like and two reasons why we still live in bondage even though God has set His children free.
Keywords: Free; Freedom; Slavery; Bondage; John 8:31-36; John 8:42-45; Acts 16:16-34; Romans 6:6-23; James 1:22-25; Psalm 119:32; John 8:42-45
|The Goal of Our Redemption - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
The Goal of our redemption is that we know God better each day.
Keywords: The Goal of Our Redemption; Know God; Ephesians 1:15-19a; 2 Peter 1:3-11; 2 Peter 3:17-18
|Hasten To Be Holy - Josh Fairbaugh|
Hasten To Be Holy, Josh Fairbaugh, August 7, 2011, Philippians 2:12-18, 2 Peter 1:1-11
Keywords: Hasten To Be Holy; Josh Fairbaugh; August 7; 2011; Philippians 2:12-18; 2 Peter 1:1-11; justification; sanctification; christ communitybible church
|The Believer as God's Workmanship - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
We're not saved because we did good works, we're saved to do good works - which God prepared in advance for us to do. Our whole life is a process of God molding us and shaping us to be what He wants us to be.
Keywords: The Believer as God's Workmanship; Ephesians 2:8; 2:9; 2:10; Isaiah 43:1-10; Psalm 139:1-18
|The Weapons God Gives for the Battle We Are Engaged In (#1) - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
A sermon on Ephesians 6:10-12 including reference to II Kings 6:8-17. Are the forces of evil mentioned by the Apostle Paul just culture and society cause things or are we actually dealing with evil spirits? Is evil just the absence of good or is it an actual entity? What is the power of Jesus' name?
Keywords: Spiritual Warfare; Ephesians 6:10-12; Armor of God
|Prayer and Action - Putting Feet on our Prayers - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
As grace makes us response-able we are often ourselves part of the answer to our own prayers. We can't pray and expect to do everything all the time. We need to do what we need to do.
Keywords: Prayer and Action; Putting Feet on Our Prayers; Acts 4:18-35; Romans 10:8-17; Psalm 143:1-10
|Seated with Christ in the Heavenly Realms - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Defining what grace is. Then looking at Ephesians 2:6-7. The reason for our election and the blessing of experiencing His grace rests in God not in us. The biblical truth of our being joined in spiritual union to Jesus, and therefore joined to all Jesus did and experienced. How our being "raised with Christ" (in His ascension) and "seated with Him in the heavenly realms" (in His exaltation) is meant to affect the way we think and plan to live.
Keywords: Seated with Christ in the Heavenly Realms; Ephesians 2:6-7; Luke 9:1-6; II Corinthians 5:16-21; I Corinthians 1:26-31; grace
|The Attribute of God (#7): Almighty Over All, the Unthwartable God - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
This sermon clarifies what God's omnipotent ability to "do whatever He pleases" means. It discusses God's omnipotence and our unnecessary fears regarding Satan. It shows the all-powerful God as all-empowering. It shows the privilege of being given authority to exercise God's power to further His good purposes.
Keywords: The Attribute of God (#7): Almighty Over All; the Unthwartable God; Daniel 4:34-37; Job 42:1-2; Jeremiah 32:17-27
|How Does the Old Testament Law Apply to Us Today - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Many people know about the 10 Commandments but few can name them all. How do these and other parts of the Old Testament law apply to Christians today?
Keywords: How Does the Old Testament Law Apply to Us Today; Exodus 20:1-20; Romans 7:4-20
|The Attributes of God (#3) - The Uncreated Creator: The Self-Existent, Eternal God - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
This sermon is about God's existence from eternity past until eternity future. Though we cannot fully understand this we must affirm it for God to truly be God. This eternality is expressed in God's name "I Am" as found in Exodus 3:1-15.
Keywords: The Attributes of God (#3) - The Uncreated Creator: The Self-Existent; Eternal God; I Am; Nehemiah 9:5b-6; Psalm 90:1-6; Exodus 3:1-15
|The Forgotten Person of the Godhead - the Very Real Presence of the Holy Spirit - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
A Pentecost Sunday sermon reminding us of the Holy Spirit's presence and action throughout the scriptures and in out daily lives.
Keywords: The Forgotten PErson of the Godhead; the Very Real Presence and Work of the Holy Spirit; Acts 2:1-21; Acts 19:1-7; Isaiah 32:14-20; Joel 2:25-32
|Praising the God Who Is Able - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
A sermon on Ephesians 3:20-21. Paul's prayer of praise tells us something about prayer.
Keywords: Praising the God Who Is Able; Ephesians 3:20-21; Colossians 1:3-14; Psalm 148:1-14
|From Bondage and Slavery to the Promised Land - The Story of Salvation in Jesus Foretold in the Exodus - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
The truth of Jesus and our salvation can be seen even in the story of the Israelites Exodus from Egypt.
Keywords: From Bondage and Slavery to the Promised Land; the story of Salvation in Jesus foretold in the exodus; acts 7:20-38; Exodus 6:1-8
|September 11 and Preaching Forgiveness (Luke 24:36-49) - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
Jesus said forgiveness and repentance was going to be preached in the whole world. In light of events such as 9/11 can we forgive others as God has forgiven us?
Keywords: September 11 and Preaching Forgiveness; Luke 24:36-49; Acts 26:9-23; Ephesians 4:29-32; 9/11
|Holiness Defined (#3): Bitterness Rejecting, Rage Resisting, Kind, Compassionate and Forgiving - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
A sermon on Ephesians 4:31-32. We must rid ourselves of bitterness, rage, anger, brawling and slander and replace those with kindness, compassion and forgiveness.
Keywords: Holiness Defined; Bitterness Rejecting; Rage Resisting; Kind; Compassionate; Fortgiving; Forgiveness; Ephesians 4:31-32
|Holiness (#6): Respectful, Clean-Mouthed and Thankful - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
A sermon on Ephesians 5:4. Among you there must not be even a hint of...obscenity, foolish talk or coarse joking, but instead give thanks.
Keywords: Holiness Defined (#6); Respectful; Clean-Mouthed and Thankful; Ephesians 5:4; obscenity; foolish talk; coarse joking; thankfulness
|Called from a Life of Ungodliness to a Life of Holiness - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
A sermon on Ephesians 4:17-24. Our need to avoid turning the grace of God into a "license" or excuse to sin, and instead pursue holiness.
Keywords: Called from a Life of Ungodliness to a Life of Holiness; Grace; Cheap Grace; License
|When Christians Get Tired of Trying to be Good - Dr. Jeff Evans|
June 3, 2007, When Christians Get Tired of Trying to be Good, Romans 12:17-21 , Luke 15:25-32 ,Job 34:1-9, Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans,
Keywords: June 3; 2007; When Christians Get Tired of Trying to be Good; Romans 12:17-21; Luke 15:25-32; Job 34:1-9; Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans
|The Living and Reigning Christ - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
God seated Christ at His right hand far above every rule and authority and placed ALL things under His feet and appointed Him head over everything for the church.
Keywords: The Living and reigning Christ; Ephesians 1:18-23; Colossians 1:15-20; Philippians 2:1-11
|Adult Bible Hour Class, Christ in the Old Testament # 1 - Dr. Jeffrey F. Evans|
The first of two classes teaching how to see Jesus in the Old Testament
Keywords: Seeing Jesus in the Old Testament; Christ in the Old Testament; Adult Bible Hour Class